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MS MARY NELL ATHERTON

June 24, 1925 May 30, 2018
MS MARY NELL ATHERTON
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Obituary for MS MARY NELL ATHERTON

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road
Tallassee, AL 36078
Tel (334) 283-6801

Ms. Mary Nell Atherton, a resident of Tallassee, Alabama, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the age of 93.
Funeral services will be Friday, June 1, 2018 at 10:30AM from Jeffcoat Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Dric Williford officiating. Burial will be at 2:00PM at Westview Cemetery in Ozark, Al., Jeffcoat Funeral Home directing.
Ms. Atherton is preceded in death by her parents Luther and Maude Atherton.
Mary Nell graduated from Huntington University in 1948 and went to become a beloved teacher at Red Hill School in Red Hill, Alabama. She went on to receive her Masters from Auburn University in 1958 and in 1968 received the AA Certificate from Auburn. She retired from the school system in 1987. Mary Nell in her younger years loved to travel abroad and see new countries and sights. She loved to Tat, crochet, working crossword puzzles and spending time on the computer. She was a very active member of the First United Methodist Church of Tallassee and loved her Dora Wendall Sunday school class. Mary Nell loved the Lord with all her heart and loved to serve him in many ways.
The family will receive friends Friday at 10:00AM until service time at Jeffcoat Funeral Home.
The family would like to say thank you to the Community Hospice for her care and comfort, her special friend Mary Allan McGhee for her care. Also the family would like to thank all the loyal caregivers of the family of Ola Mae Henderson and Annie Frank Ray.

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Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

1

Jun

10:00 AM 6/1/2018 10:00:00 AM - 10:30 AM 6/1/2018 10:30:00 AM
Jeffcoat Funeral Home

255 Friendship Road
PO Box 780758
Tallassee, AL 36078

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road Tallassee 36078 AL
United States

Service

Friday

1

Jun

10:30 AM 6/1/2018 10:30:00 AM
Jeffcoat Funeral Home

255 Friendship Road
PO Box 780758
Tallassee, AL 36078

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road Tallassee 36078 AL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Westview Cemetery Ozark Final Resting Place

994 Andrews Avenue
Ozark, AL 36360

994 Andrews Avenue Ozark 36360 AL
United States
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